Physics' own, Professor Giuseppe Strangi, is Conference Chair of the "NanoPlasm2018" event. Researchers in the field of plasmonics and metamaterial gathered in Cetraro, Italy, to attend. This conference is annually held in the beautiful Grand Hotel San Michele. Cetraro is an ancient sea hamlet with a millennium-old history.
Recordings of the lectures are now available.
Our friend and colleague Philip Taylor, Distinguished University Professor and Perkins Professor of Physics, celebrated his 80th birthday last year.
To mark the occasion and celebrate his career we organized a symposium on March 29, 2018 featuring lectures by Phil's colleagues past and present...
The 21st Eastern Gravity Meeting, hosted by Long Island University–Brooklyn, was held Thursday, May 24 and Friday, May 25, 2018 in Brooklyn, NY.
This annual regional meeting is open to researchers of all levels, from undergraduate students to faculty, in all areas of gravitational physics, including classical, quantum, theory, observation, computation and...
Glenn Starkman, Distinguished University Professor and professor of physics and astronomy, wrote a piece describing the scientific and cultural achievements of the late Stephen Hawking. The article, titled “The reverberating glow of Stephen Hawking’s daring theories and elastic mind,” was written for cleveland.com.
Starkman depicts the complicated theories that Hawking proposed,...
From the Journal:
Journal of Applied Physics
By AIP News Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C., March 27, 2018 -- Single crystal tin selenide (SnSe) is a semiconductor and an ideal thermoelectric material; it can directly convert waste heat to electrical energy or be used for cooling. When a group of researchers from Case Western...